This is a useful list of links for children doing their
and looking for information. It is useful for projects and
It can be used with the "Useful Tools and Important Links page" (UTIL
page ). The UTIL page provides more general resources such
dictionaries and encyclopaedia links. This page is specifically
material of interest to school children. Use your browser's search
to search this page for a word or topic (Netscape: Edit-Find in
Explorer: Edit-Find (on this page).
St. Martin's Handbook to serve as a kind of atlas to
sites for writers. Subjects include: The Writing Process,
Grammar, Sentence Conventions, Sentence Style, Effective Words,
Punctuation, Mechanics & Research. Also: Academic
Biology and Biosciences, Business and Economics, Chemistry,
Communication, Engineering, History, Literature, Mathematics,
Physics, Political Science,
The Central Catalogue of the World-Wide Web Virtual Library
History . This site has "The History Index ordered
& "The History Index ordered chronologically and
History is a collection of resources to support the study
teaching of world history and history in general." ;
Archives covers World Historiography,
Historiography, World retrospective history, The Near East
whole, Western Civilization as a whole, The two polar regions,
(incl. Australia, Hawai`i), World economy and environment, World
World politics and war, World society & World culture.
also covers Africa, The Americas, Asia & Europe.
Science Web : Astronomy and Space Science, Atmospheric
Biosciences, Chemistry, Computers and Information Technology,
Gifted Children, Mathematics, Physics, Studying, Quizzes,
Frank Potter's Science
: a good site linking to information, definitions etc. and
different school levels for children/pupils. Science Resources
by Category, Subcategory, and Grade Level .
 Starting to learn HTML for your web page, then see NCSA
- A beginner's guide to html and An
html ; & webnovice.com
 Need to find out about something, then go to Learn2.com : "Welcome
to the source for useful information on everything from the
in life to the just plain fun."
at the Internet Public Library. This useful site has links to
Associations & Organizations, Biographies, Calculation &
Conversion Tools, Calendars, Census Data & Demographics,
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Genealogy, Geography, News, Periodical
Directories, Quotations, Style & Writing Guides & Telephone.
 Find popular and quality sites with YEP .
Explore the Globe Program : An educational site for
teachers and children: a worldwide network of
teachers, and scientists working together to study and
global environment. Students and teachers from over 7,000
more than 80 countries are working with research scientists to
more about our planet.
Writing for children? See write4kids.com
resource centre with articles, a free library.
 School Age page links children to homework:
 The Kids on the Web: Homework Tools:
http://www.zen.org/~brendan/kids-homework.html . This site
plenty of good links to useful sites. You are sure to find a link
site that you need here. The sites are well chosen.
Homework Helper Includes: Math, Science, Social
English, History, Music and Art, Foreign Languages,
Computers and the Internet.
Homework Help - The Reference Desk, has links to
sites that may be useful.  New to the internet? Then
This site is called the "New User University". It introduces many
internet topics such as FTP, e-mail etc. It has a good glossary
 Software from Learning
Co. A commercial site for resources such as Reader Rabbit
6-8, and Edu English (ages 5-12);
 Thinkin' Science (ages 6-8),
good educational content. Also has Zap (electricity) (ages 8-12);
 Blasternaut has software such as aReading Blaster 3rd grade
6-9) & maths blaster 5th grade (ages 9-11).
 Dorling Kindersley has
such as DK Learning Ladder, year 3 (ages 7-8), and DK
Encyclopedia of History;
 Studyworks Mathematics
(ages 15+) and Edumaths
School (ages 12-18) ;
 JumpStart 6th grade
 Dr Brain: Action Ready
10+) - hasgood graphics and tests the intellect;
 Internet School: M-School
South Africa. For Grades 1 to 12. Developed by over 60 teachers,
interactive lessons, worksheets and answersheets. Also has
encyclopedias, education news, dictionaries and local trivia. See
the l earning channel at